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  • Primary to secondary transition: strategies Is there guidance on supporting pupils to make the transition between primary and secondary school? We look at research on successful transition between primary and secondary schools. You will also find examples of transition strategies from primary and secondary schools.
  • Transition: reception to year 1 Use these strategies and techniques to smooth pupils' experience of transition from reception to year 1, and find out how EYFS practitioners and year 1 teachers should work together.
  • Transition to secondary school: pupils with SEN Read about the requirement to plan for pupils with special educational needs (SEN) who are moving from primary to secondary school, and tips for each phase to help the transition go smoothly.
  • Transition visits for special schools: questions What questions should we ask on transition visits for pupils starting at a special school? One of The Key's associate education experts and a representative from nasen suggest questions for staff to ask during transition visits to current schools.
  • Welcome packs for pupils and parents See examples of information packs for new parents and pupils from primary, secondary and special schools to help welcome new families to your school community.